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Delta Adds New Service to Aspen

ATLANTA, July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will add new nonstop seasonal service to Aspen/Snowmass, Colo. with daily flights from Atlanta and Saturday-only flights from Minneapolis-St. Paul, effective Dec. 21, 2013.

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Aspen/Snowmass is one of the top skiing destinations in the world, offering more than 5,000 acres of snow-covered terrain as well as world-class lodging, dining, nightlife and arts.

With its new service, Delta is the only airline to offer daily nonstop service to Aspen/Snowmass from the Southeastern U.S. Combined with Saturday-only service from Minneapolis-St. Paul, the flights will provide convenient connecting opportunities through two of the world's largest hubs.

"Delta is committed to building a network that meets the diverse travel needs of our customers," said Bob Cortelyou, Delta's senior vice president – Network Planning. "Our new service now allows our customers to conveniently experience the many winter sports and cultural activities that Aspen/Snowmass has to offer."

The new service will be operated by Delta Connection carrier, SkyWest Airlines, using a two-class, 65-seat CRJ-700, featuring nine First Class seats and eight Economy Comfort seats. Customers will have access to in-flight Wi-Fi as Delta operates the largest Wi-Fi-equipped fleet in the world, including all Delta Connection two-class regional jets.

"We are thrilled that Delta has decided to reintroduce service into Aspen/Snowmass," said David Perry, senior vice president – Aspen Skiing Company. "As one of the top airlines in the world, Delta brings a reputation for excellent customer service and reliability to our community."

Delta's new service to Aspen/Snowmass is now available for sale on delta.com.

The schedule for Delta's new nonstop service connecting Aspen to Atlanta and Minneapolis is as follows:

Service

Frequency

Departs

Arrives

Service Begins

Service Ends

ASE-ATL

Daily

12:45 p.m.

5:53 p.m.

Dec. 21, 2013

March 30, 2014

ATL-ASE

Daily

10:10 a.m.

11:59 a.m.

Dec. 21, 2013

March 30, 2014

 

Service

Frequency

Departs

Arrives

Service Begins

Service Ends

ASE-MSP

Saturday only

2 p.m.

5:11 p.m.

Dec. 21, 2013

March 29, 2014

MSP-ASE

Saturday only

11:40 a.m.

1:13 p.m.

Dec. 21, 2013

March 29, 2014

           

Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year. Delta was named by Fortune magazine as the most admired airline worldwide in its 2013 World's Most Admired Companies airline industry list, topping the list for the second time in three years. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 330 destinations in 65 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry's leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights, with hubs in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City and Tokyo-Narita. Delta is investing more than $3 billion in airport facilities and global products, services and technology to enhance the customer experience in the air and on the ground. Additional information is available on delta.com, Twitter @Delta, Google.com/+Delta and Facebook.com/delta.

SOURCE Delta Air Lines

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